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Michaela Paštiková (born 27 March 1980) is a retired professional tennis player from the Czech Republic.

Michaela Paštiková
Country (sports) Czech Republic
ResidencePrague, Czech Republic
Born (1980-03-27) 27 March 1980 (age 39)
Šumperk, Czechoslovakia
Height1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
Turned pro1996
Retired2014
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$543,500
Singles
Career record351–297
Career titles0 WTA, 8 ITF
Highest ranking89 (31 January 2005)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open2R (2005)
French Open1R (2005)
Wimbledon2R (2005)
US Open2R (2005)
Doubles
Career record288–206
Career titles1 WTA, 19 ITF
Highest ranking35 (25 July 2005)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian OpenSF (2005)
French Open2R (2005)
Wimbledon2R (2005)
US Open2R (2005)
Team competitions
Fed Cup0–2

On 31 January 2005, Paštiková achieved her career-high singles ranking of world number 89. On 25 July 2005, she peaked at number 35 of the WTA doubles rankings.

Her father introduced her to the game at age three and she was coached by Jiri Fencl. Paštiková preferred playing on clay surfaces. Father, Vladimir, is a teacher and tennis coach, mother, Zdena, is a nurse; Michaela has a younger sister named Marketa.

Paštiková retired from professional tennis 2014.

WTA career finalsEdit

Doubles: 4 (1 title, 3 runner-ups)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam (0/0)
Tier I (0/0)
Tier II (0/0)
Tier III (0/1)
Tier IV & V (1/2)
Result No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 1. 12 July 1998 Prague, Czech Republic Clay   Květa Peschke   Silvia Farina Elia
  Karina Habšudová
6–2, 1–6, 1–6
Win 1. 26 April 1999 Bol, Croatia Clay   Jelena Kostanić Tošić   Meghann Shaughnessy
  Andreea Vanc
7–5, 6–7(1–7), 6–2
Loss 2. 10 January 2005 Canberra, Australia Hard   Gabriela Chmelinová   Tathiana Garbin
  Tina Križan
5–7, 6–1, 4–6
Loss 3. 11 July 2005 Modena, Italy Clay   Gabriela Chmelinová   Yuliya Beygelzimer
  Mervana Jugić-Salkić
2–6, 0–6

ITF circuit finalsEdit

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments

Singles (8–5)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 15 September 1996 Zadar, Croatia Clay   Magdalena Zděnovcová 4–6, 6–3, 6–3
Winner 2. 29 June 1997 Plzeň, Czech Republic Clay   Kateřina Šišková 6–2, 6–7, 6–4
Runner-up 1. 8 December 1997 Ostrava, Czech Republic Carpet (i)   Katarína Studeníková 3–6, 3–6
Winner 3. 31 May 1998 Warsaw, Poland Clay   Rosa María Andrés Rodríguez 7–5, 6–3
Runner-up 2. 7 June 1999 Galatina, Italy Clay   Rosa María Andrés Rodríguez 1–6, 1–6
Runner-up 3. 25 September 2000 Verona, Italy Clay   Alena Vašková 3–6, 0–6
Winner 4. 2 February 2003 Rockford, United States Hard (i)   Petra Rampre 6–3, 3–6, 6–4
Winner 5. 23 February 2003 Columbus, United States Hard (i)   Teryn Ashley 3–6, 7–5, 7–5
Winner 6. 16 March 2003 Kaunas, Lithuania Carpet (i)   Magdalena Zděnovcová 6–3, 6–3
Runner-up 4. 16 June 2003 Gorizia, Italy Clay   Catalina Castaño 6–7, 4–6
Runner-up 5. 25 July 2004 Innsbruck, Austria Clay   Kirsten Flipkens 2–6, 3–6
Winner 7. 21 November 2004 Prague, Czech Republic Hard (i)   Sandra Klösel 6–3, 6–2
Winner 8. 30 September 2007 Podgorica, Montenegro Clay   Martina Suchá 5–7, 7–5, 7–6

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